The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 166 147 158
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing AS400 5 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.84% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £77,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.41% +11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
AS400
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1040 952 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.15% 30.17% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 653 619 576
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

AS400
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Scotland region.

AS400 Salary Trend in Scotland

AS400
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

AS400 Salary Histogram in Scotland

AS400
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirling - 3 £77,000 -
Glasgow -14 2 £28,000 -34.11%
AS400
UK

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AS400.

1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) RPG
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Unisys
3 3 (33.33%) Security Management
3 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) RACF
3 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (33.33%) COBIT
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) COBOL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Sybase
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Governance Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) AS400 Developer
3 1 (11.11%) RPG Developer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Security Management
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) RPG
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL
3 1 (11.11%) RPG/400
3 1 (11.11%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) RACF
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Unisys
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Sybase
4 1 (11.11%) SAP